Historic Yuma Theatre and the Yuma Civic Center offer a variety of stage shows and events, visit the city website for general events info or to purchase tickets online for selected events, go to this TicketSage page.
Plus, Yuma Parks & Rec 2013 Spring & Summer Activities Guide is now available online, click here to browse or print.
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We work hard throughout the year to confirm dates for your favorite events and periodically update this calendar as we fill in all the important information.
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Click the interactive box on this page to search Yuma's free community events calendar at www.yumacalendar.org -- or to enter information about your own event.
May 4 (Historic Downtown Yuma)
Cinco de Mayo Menos Uno. Bands, food vendors, salsa or flan contest, beer garden. 6:00 pm For more info contact Perlita Wicks at 928-373-5028.
May 4 (The Pint House)
Welcome home UFC Fighter Kelvin Gastelum! He will be taking pictures and signing autographs at 5 p.m. Kelvin recently won Ultimate Fighter 17 - be sure to congratulate him!
May 4 (Historic Yuma Theater)
Orchestral Classics. Annual concert featuring old classics. 7 p.m. $10 General Admission, $15 for couples and $5 for students. For more info please call 246-6715
May 4 (Historic Downtown)
Cantina Crawl. Join Corona and Media Management for Cantina Crawl - starts at Pint House at 7 p.m. and ends at Jimmie Dee's at midnight.
May 4 (Desert Sun Stadium)
Yuma Campout Challenge. 4 p.m. Bring your camping gear and stay overnight for lots of fun! Games, activities for the whole family, make s'mores, sing campfire songs. $15/person 12 years and older, $40/family of 4. Dinner and breakfast included. For more info call 373-5204
May 4 (The Q Casino & Resort)
Women's Expo. A day of health, shopping and vendor booths for ladies. 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
May 5 (St. Paul’s Episcopal Church)
Concert Series presents Young Musicians of Yuma Benefit Concert at 5 pm. For info call 928-782-0166 or 782-5155.
May 11 (Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park)
To be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Yuma's celebration will feature free admission to the Quartermaster Depot park, along with door prizes, jump houses, informational and interactive booths, model train displays, historic train displays throughout the grounds, plus a special "Put Mama on the Train!" raffle and much more. Prizes will include a round-trip train ride from Yuma to Los Angeles,provided by Amtrak with shuttle services to and from the Amtrak station, provided by First Class Shuttle. You can also win a 31-Day YCATPass for unlimited rides on YCAT buses.
May 14 (Historic Yuma Theater)
"Man In Black" Johnny Cash tribute concert featuring Robert Shaw and the Lonely Street Band. 7 p.m. For more info call 373-5202
May 17 (Historic Downtown Yuma)
North End Art Walk. For info call 928-373-5202.
May 24-26 (Multiple Athletic Complexes)
42nd Annual Dennis Donnelly Memorial 16" Softball Tournament. The biggest, if not the best softball tournament that City of Yuma Parks and Rec hosts every year. For a list of locations and more info call 373-5243
May 31 (Historic Yuma Theater)
NexGen Leadership Council presents semi-annual Movie and a Beer night featuring "The Blues Brothers." Doors and bar opens at 6 p.m., move starts at 7 p.m. Suggested donation $5
June 29 (Colorado River)
Territorial River Regatta, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m., $5/person registrationA family-friendly float down the Colorado River through the historic Yuma Crossing. See website for map of dropoff and takeout points. For info, call 928-343-1715, www.caballeros.org
Walking tours of historic downtown Yuma
Lead by Steve Cook, sponsored by Yuma County Historical Society
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Cost $10, call 231-6433 to reserve a spot
Weekly wine tasting at Old Town Wine Cellar
Join Mike Shelhamer every Thursday and Friday from 3-7 p.m. to sample six different wines from their extensive collection. Just $10 to get a taste of all six selections (changes every week) or $10 for a full glass of a special pick. For info, call Old Town Wine Cellar at
928-373-0405, or go to www.yumawine.com or www.facebook.com/oldtownwinecellar.
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